Urban Poor & Informal Sector

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June 2021

CNN Indonesia – June 16, 2021

Jakarta – Recent moves by police to aggressively arrest preman (street thugs, petty criminals) in various cities around the country will not be able to resolve the age old problem of p

April 2020

CNN Indonesia – April 17, 2020

Jakarta – Trisakti University public policy analyst Trubus Rahadiansyah believes that President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo’s strategy of overcoming the economic impact of the corona virus (Covid-19) with

July 2019

CNN Indonesia – July 12, 2019

Surabaya – A group of people from the Brantas River Coalition to Stop Imported Plastic Trash (Bracsip) held a protest action not far from the US Consulate General in Citra Raya Niaga, Surabaya, on

October 2013

Tribune News – October 31, 2013

Erul, Makassar – On Thursday October 31, several different organisations from the group Social Solidarity Action for the Indonesian People (Samurai) again held a protest action in front of Makassar

September 2009

Kompas – September 5, 2009

This is their melody, a nice song from Jakarta, I’m like this because sadly I have no choice...

Sign reads: Bylaw No. 8/2009

April 2009

Kompas – April 11, 2009

After the successful “general elections”...!

Kid: I await your promises... imagined night and day...

June 2008

Tribune Timor – June 12, 2008

Jumadi, Makassar – The elections for mayor and deputy mayor in the South Sulawesi provincial capital of Makassar is heating up.

May 2008

Waspada Online – May 17, 2008

Medan – Hundreds of protesters from the National Liberation Front (FPN) demonstrated at the North Sumatra Regional House of Representatives building and the offices of the North Sumatran governor o

Kompas – May 10, 2008

Kediri – Protest actions against the government’s planned fuel price hikes continued in a number of cities around the country.

October 2007

Kompas – October 19, 2007

... Congratulations to our leaders
the people’s prosperity is ensured...